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Sr. Software Engineer, Android - Navigation



Software Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA · San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, July 16, 2023
About The RoleYou will be part of the team that builds Uber's navigation experience used by our driver partners worldwide. As a Sr. Android Engineer, you will build clear visual and spoken guidance systems to help drivers move people and goods as efficiently, and as safely, as possible.
  • What the Candidate Will Do --—
  • Meaningfully evolve key navigation systems used by millions of drivers a day in the core trip flow with half a billion minutes of screen time per day
  • Work alongside backend engineers to drive end-to-end experiences that involve visual, text, and voice guidance
  • Partner closely with the sister teams in Marketplace, Display, Routing, ETA, Location and Sensors, Basemaps, Driver and Eats Courier to increase consistency and efficiency during the Pickup and Dropoff (PUDO) experience.
  • Deep cross-functional collaborations with Product, Design, Data Science, and UXR teams
  • Basic Qualifications --—
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • Strong experience in either Kotlin and/or Java
  • 2+ years of professional experience building in either mobile platform/sdk/dev tools, or mobile consumer-facing features
  • MS/PhD in Computer Science or a related field
  • At least five (5) years of software engineering experience
  • Experience with writing, releasing, and maintaining mobile code
  • Experience analyzing a feature in production using analytics and experiments
  • Experience efficiently collaborating on projects
  • Experiences with mapping or navigation solutions
  • Contributions to the Android community via open source
Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.Offices continue to be central to collaboration and Uber’s cultural identity. Unless formally approved to work fully remotely, Uber expects employees to spend at least half of their work time in their assigned office. For certain roles, such as those based at green-light hubs, employees are expected to be in-office for 100% of their time. Please speak with your recruiter to better understand in-office expectations for this role.For San Francisco, CA-based roles: The base salary range for this role is $174,000 per year - $193,500 per year.For Sunnyvale, CA-based roles: The base salary range for this role is $174,000 per year - $193,500 per year.For all US locations, you will be eligible to participate in Uber's bonus program, and may be offered an equity award & other types of comp. You will also be eligible for various benefits. More details can be found at the following link https://www.uber.com/careers/benefits.